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Mobility Scooters and Powered Wheelchairs – The Rules

Mobility Scooters and Powered Wheelchairs – The Rules News

Mobility Scooters and Powered Wheelchairs – The Rules

April 27 2017

You don’t need a licence to drive a mobility scooter or powered wheelchair, but you may have to register it. Only certain types can be driven on the road.

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The Scooter Highway Code

The Scooter Highway Code News

The Scooter Highway Code

April 27 2017

The Highway Code has 11 rules for powered wheelchairs and mobility scooters, including on pavements and on the road. These vehicles are called Invalid Carriages in law.

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Is Your Scooter Covered on Your Home Insurance?

Is Your Scooter Covered on Your Home Insurance? News

Is Your Scooter Covered on Your Home Insurance?

April 27 2017

Some, but by no means all, home insurance policies may cover loss or damage to a scooter or wheelchair at your home. However this may not include cover outside the home and liability for damage or injury to others.

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Spring is Here! Are You Thinking About a Scooter?

Spring is Here! Are You Thinking About a Scooter? News

Spring is Here! Are You Thinking About a Scooter?

April 27 2017

It is estimated that 80,000 new mobility scooters are bought in the UK every year adding to the 350,000 estimated to be used already (Research Institute for Consumer Affairs study).

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Mobility Scooter Insurance in the UK and exiting the EU – what’s happening?

Mobility Scooter Insurance in the UK and exiting the EU – what’s happening? News

Mobility Scooter Insurance in the UK and exiting the EU – what’s happening?

April 27 2017

Currently it is not a legal requirement to insure a scooter but this may be about to change with an EU directive known as the “Vnuk case”.

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